Biological Technician Resume Samples

The duty of a Biological Technician is to help the biology and medical scientists in conducting laboratory tests and experiments. The most common duties are listed on the Biological Technician Resume as follows – setting up and maintaining laboratory instruments and equipment; gathering and preparing biological samples such as blood and bacteria cultures; conducting biological tests and experiments, analyzing experimental data, interpreting results; summarizing findings and writing reports.

The exact duties may vary based on the industry and research taken up, but the required skills are common and include the following – familiarity with laboratory equipment and protocol; excellent analytical and observation skills, superb problem-solving skills, prior work experience in testing human tissues; and the ability to stand and work for extended periods. Formal education should include a degree in biology or a closely related field.

Biological Technician Resume example

Biological Technician Resume

Objective : Highly motivated and skilled professional seeks career advancement within a dynamic, high growth organization that welcomes initiative, dedication, and experience. Adept at leading by example, marshaling resources and creating a professional atmosphere to accomplish objectives. Natural communicator with strong motivational skills and ability to support operational goals and meet business objectives.

Skills : Environmental Education, Communication both verbally and using written materials.

Description :

    1. Worked independently and assisted higher grade employees in a range of tasks including the scouting and baiting, capture and handling, and the radio-collaring of wildlife.
    2. Data collected, analysised, and interpreted was a key focus of position in estimating deer densities, assisting in deer mortality studies, and coyote-deer interactions.
    3. Independently scouted ideal white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus trapping locations with snow-track observations and the use of trail cameras, and baited deer with corn.
    4. Worked as a team assembled, armed, and fired a 40'x 40' electromagnetic drop net and numerous Clover traps.
    5. Physically immobilized, blindfolded, ear-tagged, collected data, radio-collared and released deer.
    6. Staged trail cameras over bait to assist certified trappers in selecting ideal trapping locations.
    7. Assisted in one or more phases of the research process by performing a variety of standardized or routine duties, in a laboratory, field, or greenhouse environment, common to insect research.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Biology


Sr. Biological Technician Resume

Summary : Successful candidate for this position will be able to work independently with the ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with WEST supervisors and clients, have previous experience with raptor observation and be able to identify regional birds by sight and sound, and have had experience working in extreme weather conditions and navigating rough terrain including muddy and snowy conditions.

Skills : Environmental Education.

Description :

    1. Baited coyotes (Canis latrans) with viscera of culled deer.
    2. Staged trail cameras over bait to assist certified trappers in selecting ideal trapping locations.
    3. Analyzed waterfowl food habits, entered data, mapped and digitized marsh vegetation.
    4. Compiled and managed a multi-year set of census and banding data for four species of lek-breeding birds.
    5. Trained other contractors on the maintenance of the colony and some aphid colonies.
    6. Duties included rearing the armyworms from egg to adult and quality control of the colony.
    7. Trained other contractors on the maintenance of the colony and some aphid colonies.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's In Biology


Jr. Biological Technician Resume

Objective : A dedicated biological technician with an extensive background in vegetation monitoring, wildlife monitoring, and natural resource management. A highly analytical, innovative and deadline-driven team member who completes projects with accuracy and speed. Strong leadership and organizational skills.

Skills : Interacting with youth in a positive, informative manner. Breaking down complex concepts into more easily understood pieces.

Description :

    1. Performed bat mist-netting, species identification, and data collection.
    2. Collected and analyzed biological data about relationships between organisms and their environment.
    3. Interpreted research findings and summarized data into reports.
    4. Assessed sage grouse habitat quantitatively and qualitatively using vegetation monitoring techniques.
    5. Designed and implemented a sage grouse habitat improvement project.
    6. Conducted neo-tropical avian nesting surveys on fuel project sites.
    7. Conducted rangeland health assessments for use in permit distribution.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Biological Technician III Resume

Objective : Responsible for Monitor for eagle and raptor activity at existing wind energy facilities Reduce collision risk when eagles are near Monitor protocols to collect data, map flight paths, describe eagle behaviors and communicate curtailment orders with the facility operator.

Skills : Carpentry, Landscaping, Home Installation, Tractor Operation, Animal Handler.

Description :

    1. Assisted state wildlife biologists, foresters, fire crew, and other biologists in their everyday tasks.
    2. Assisted in electroshocking of native fish.  Became a do-it-all type technician.
    3. Bird ID, Bird Point Surveys, and bird data Caddo, Little River, and Little Sandy NWR.
    4. Deer spotlight and trail camera surveys.
    5. Conducted population density surveys on squirrels.
    6. Assisted with otter and alligator surveys. Small mammal and hog trapping.
    7. Set up and monitored mist-nets, color-banded birds, performed laparotomies and censuses, radio-tracked, and observed behavior at leks.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Biology

Biological Technician II Resume

Headline : Passionate about biological conservation and the environment. Study and fieldwork experience has strongly confirmed that biodiversity and environmental work is the career choice. Communication skills and reliability are assets that would bring to work. use their own initiative which gives the ability to work independently.

Skills : GIS analysis, Cartography, Statistics, Biological Survey, Public Speaking, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Hiked timber units conducting Northern Spotted Owl critical habitat spot checks.
    2. Collected data on key features such as snags, downed coarse woody material, and canopy cover within timber sale units.
    3. Worked independently and with other crewmembers, training crewmembers in survey protocol field techniques.
    4. Generated maps, created field identification tools and documents, completed site-visitation forms, and collected vouchers.
    5. Independently analyzed ArcGIS data, transportation maps, and topographic maps in order to locate suitable habitat and assess the most efficient accessibility routes.
    6. Monitored grazing occurrences within survey areas to address the impacts of rangeland activity.
    7. Laid out call routes in the field using topographic maps for future surveys.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Fisheries Science

Biological Technician I Resume

Headline : To attain a permanent position within a company that has room for advancement. Design experiments and develop protocols to enhance therapy approaches in lab disease models. Maintain an adequate research supply and reagent inventory, reordering such supplies as needed, and justifying laboratory equipment requests.

Skills : Microsoft, Typing, Typing, People , Data Entry, Forklift Operator, Outlook, Excel, Word, Ability To Multi-Task, Customer Service, Computer .

Description :

    1. Analysised of rivers using established calculations, while adhering to targeted concentrations and adjusting chemical output rates as needed.
    2. Post-treatment collected and fish identified to determine the effectiveness of treatment.
    3. Maintened and repaired of work vehicles, boats, all-terrain vehicles, equipment, and gear.
    4. Performed outreach, provide landowners and the public information about sea lamprey, and explain program objectives and goals.
    5. Gathered habitat data to determine lamprey density and distribution.
    6. Researched assistant: development of a water management model for optimum redhead use of subimpoundments on Horicon nwr.
    7. Collected, prepared, evaluated, and verified insect samples and supporting records.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Assistant Biological Technician Resume

Objective : Three years of experience working with ArcGIS and creating high-quality maps. Interested in virtually any position that will allow me to put GIS skills to use. Experience in the use of microscopes. Experience with using identification keys to identify marine taxa.

Skills : ArcGIS, GPS Surveying.

Description :

    1. Remained largely the same, but during this time began creating Python scripts for streamlining geoprocessing workflows and created many web maps.
    2. Conducted GPS surveys, managed geodatabases, created FGDC compliant metadata and responded quickly to any map requests from staff.
    3. Created over 100 paper maps, and 10 web maps.
    4. Largest project involved the creation of a fully tactile terrain map depicting the battle of Cowpens and designed to be accessible to visually impaired visitors.
    5. Partnered with Summit Terragraphics, acquired and edited local DEM data, then designed all graphics for the map.
    6. Kept all rearing information on data sheets, including the creation of excel graphs tracking pupal weights, relative egg lay, and population size.
    7. Maintained chain of custody of intercepted samples and processes them for return to ports or retention by NIS, as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In GIS

Associate Biological Technician Resume

Objective : To secure a challenging career position as an Environmental Science Professor and Research Scientist. The biological field-survey technician will be responsible for implementing post-construction avian and bat mortality monitoring including fatality searches and bias correction trials while adhering to standardized protocols and keeping detailed datasheets.

Skills : ArcGIS, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, Trimble, GPS.

Description :

    1. Conducted a research project on the chemical effect of limestone geologic formations on the headwaters of a mountain stream.
    2. Collected water and soil samples along the entire length of a first-order mountain stream, and from a limestone cave formation for chemical analysis.
    3. Took in situ dissolved oxygen and temperature measurements at all stream sampling points.
    4. Conducted an extensive research review of the soil and geologic formations of the region.
    5. Presented the project findings before staff scientists at the Timber and Watershed Laboratory, Biological and Environmental Sciences Senior Seminar, University of D.C.
    6. Presented a project poster at the Howard University Annual Research Symposium in Forest Biology.
    7. Duties included rearing the armyworms from egg to adult and quality control of the colony.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Biological Technician/Specialist Resume

Objective : Over twenty years of experience in quality control/quality assurance with manufacturing and construction companies serving the petroleum industry. Recognized for efficient and effective management of projects that maintain the highest company standards.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Collected of blood samples for Newcastle Disease testing.
    2. Inspected and surveyed of the airfield for signs of wildlife and wildlife hazards.
    3. Coordinated Staten Island turkey removal project, including trap construction, live capture, and transport to an animal sanctuary.
    4. Involved in Long Island deer management and removal projects at private properties, state parks, and Gabreski Airport, including dealing cooperators and law enforcement, baiting, bait station set up and surveillance, gutting transport to a processor, and proper handling and disposal of waste material.
    5. Used of federal vehicles and equipment, with access to firearms and pyrotechnics.
    6. Coordinated and communicated with Port Authority and other USDA staff for effective wildlife control and management.
    7. Responsible for the daily operational activities of assigned laboratory.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Environmental

Biological Technician Resume

Headline : Over Two years of experience working in a research laboratory. Knowledge of culturing bacteria and extensive experience in general molecular biology methods and quantitative PCR. Excellent oral and written communication skills, including scientific writing for reports and publications.

Skills : Analytical Laboratory And Environmental Modeling, Gardening And Horticulture, Advanced Proficiency In Spanish.

Description :

    1. Conducted sea turtle nesting and reproductive success surveys.
    2. Flagged nests to identify where and when eggs were laid (using stakes, a numbering system, flagging tape, and GPS coordinates).
    3. Created an inventory of each nest flagged.
    4. Monitored nests on inventory daily throughout summer until hatchling emergence.
    5. Assisted the NPS in the release of ridley sea turtle hatchlings and the transporting of live and dead sea turtles.
    6. Prepared and submited comprehensive written reports describing test procedures and results within specified time-frames.
    7. Conducted tests and analyses of studies and evaluations of data on plant pests detected domestically or intercepted at ports of entry from all parts of the world.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Environmental Management